Complete Personal Trainer^ Program
Become A Qualified Personal Trainer
Fast track your career in fitness with our Complete Personal Trainer Program which consists of SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + entry requirement units
If you are passionate about helping people reach their health and fitness goals and want to choose your own hours or be your own boss, becoming a nationally qualified Personal Trainer is a great fit. Our Complete Personal Trainer^ Program offers you an interactive hands-on approach to learning, giving you the knowledge and skills you need to assess clients and tailor exercise programs to reach their individual goals.
This course is the complete package, equipping you with the necessary knowledge and competencies required to work as a qualified Personal Trainer. You will start with the entry requirements before launching into the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness.
Learning from real fitness professionals, in real gyms, this course covers the fundamentals of fitness plus an understanding of the latest in healthy eating trends, motivational psychology and the essentials of small business planning.
This is a Nationally Recognised course.
Please note: this course is currently in a transition period (superseded due to Government-mandated updates), with updates due for release in the coming year. Rest assured, completion of this course version before 9 November 2022 will still provide you with a valid and quality outcome. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact a Career Advisor on 1300 616 180.
Access our Graduate Placement Assistance#
When you enrol in the Complete Personal Trainer^ Program with select Goodlife Health Clubs, Genesis Fitness Clubs, Core 24 Health Clubs and Club Lime, you will be given the opportunity to work as an independent contractor in one of these leading gym network partners within six months of graduation.
See our other fitness courses.
You will need to have completed year 10, or equivalent. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:
- A qualification at Certificate II level or higher OR
- 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.
You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.
You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.
In order to complete the online part of the course you will need regular access to the following:
- Computer: Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points
- Internet: High-speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL, T1/T2, fibre optic (Dial-up access is not recommended)
- Windows: Operating system – Windows 8 or above
- Internet Browser: Google Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
- MAC: Operating system - OS X 10.14 Mojave or later
- Software: Flash, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download).
Working with Children Check
In order to complete your Work Placement, you may be required to hold a current "Working with Children Check Clearance" issued by the relevant Responsible Authority in the State or Territory in which you will undertake this course. Please see the Student Handbook for more information.
^The Complete Personal Trainer Program consists of the SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + entry requirement units. Please contact us for further details on the course structure. Administration fees may apply. AIPT does not accept responsibility for any change to third parties or their processes.
#Terms and Conditions apply to the Graduate Placement Assistance
SIS40215 Certificate IV in Fitness + Entry Requirements Complete Personal Trainer^ Program
Face-to-Face On-Campus & AIPT Mentor & Student Selected Mentor available
Up to 12 months
Face-to-face On-campus: 52 practical hours
AIPT Mentor : 40 practical hours
Student Selected Mentor : 40 practical hours
Theoretical component completed at your own pace
Cost & Payment Options
Upfront payment and instalment plans available.
Your course fee includes:
- Delivery and assessment of your qualification
- Study materials (including all resources)
- On-going support from our Education Team.
You can pay for your course upfront via VISA/MasterCard or a bank deposit. Alternatively, we offer instalment plans that can be paid over several weeks or fortnights.
For more information about Complete Personal Trainer^ Program costs, please call us on 1300 616 180.
Course Structure and Units
Why choose us?
100+ campus locations
We’re all around Australia, with locations near you.
Flexible payment options
A range of payment options to suit your lifestyle.
Learn from real fitness professionals, in real gyms
Designed to give you a practical experience in a real gym environment.
Largest network of industry partnerships
The largest network of employers, fitness professionals and fitness business owners.